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Lanark County Media Release - ECE Appreciation Day: October 18, 2022

Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 09:41 AM

For immediate release October 13, 2022

Lanark County celebrates child care sector workers on October 18

October 18th, 2022 is the 22nd annual Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day, and Lanark County is celebrating!

“This year we recognize our amazing early learning and child care educators who have gone above and beyond to offer families support and peace of mind in our communities over the last number of years,” said John Fenik, County Warden (Town of Perth Mayor)....

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Lanark County Media Release - South Lavant Road Closure: October 11, 2022

Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 09:32 AM

South Lavant Road closures at Robertson Lake slated for Oct. 24 to Nov. 4

Road construction work is scheduled to begin on County Road 16 along the shoreline of Robertson Lake, west of the hamlet of Poland, on Monday, Oct. 17, with road closures beginning on Oct. 24 for approximately two weeks.

Lanark County Public Works advises that during this work intermittent road closures are needed due to the narrow roadway width.

“Each road closure will be limited to a maximum of 45 minutes per hour,” explained...

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Lanark County Media Release - National Day for Truth and Reconciliation: September 30, 2022

Posted on Monday, October 03, 2022 09:54 AM

For immediate release Sept. 30, 2022

Lanark County marks National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Lanark County recognized the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation with a flag-raising ceremony and commemoration at the Administration Building on Friday afternoon.

“Today is a day to reflect on the painful and lasting effects of residential schools in Canada, and to honour survivors, their families, and their communities,” said Warden John Fenik (Perth Mayor) at the flag-raising ceremony....

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Lanark County Media Release - September 28, 2022

Posted on Thursday, September 29, 2022 11:07 AM

For immediate release Sept. 28, 2022

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Sept. 28, 2022.

RGI and Affordable Housing Report Received: Council received an information report outlining aspects of the Rent-Geared-to-Income (RGI) and Affordable Housing programs and highlighting progress made by Lanark County.

At the community services committee meeting earlier this month, Social Services Director Emily Hollington explained the Lanark County Housing Corporation (LCHC)...

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Lanark County Media Release - September 23, 2022 (CWELCC Program)

Posted on Monday, September 26, 2022 10:02 AM

For immediate release September 23, 2022

Lanark County approves first child care centre under new program

Lanark County is approving its first Canada-Wide Early Learning Child Care (CWELCC) centre as part of the new $10-per-day program established by the federal government in partnership with provinces and administered locally.

“We are excited to announce Pakenham Community Early Learning Centre is the first centre in Lanark County approved under the new program,” said Emily Hollington, Lanark...

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